Monday, July 14th

You think sightings of blue whales can't possibly get any better….yet they do. While idling, a blue whale calf approached the Privateer giving everyone an up-close and personal look at this amazing animal. We saw six blue whales on the morning cruise and three,...

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Sunday, July 13th

A big bumpy in the morning, but we still got to see six blue whales, a mako shark and a mola mola. The seas calmed a bit in the afternoon, and we had great views of five blue whales, one of which surprised everyone by surfacing less than 30' from the Privateer. Three...

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Saturday July 12th

Can you ever have too much of a good thing? We sure don't think so on the Privateer, because today we had too many blue whales to count but nobody is complaining! Both of our trips saw more whales than we knew what to do with - at least 15 per trip - and a sprinkling...

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Friday, July 11th

Have you ever seen 3 blue whales in one picture? Well we had lots of opportunity for that shot today, as we saw over 20 blue whales off the coast of San Diego. It's been a great two weeks for us, and today was one of those awesome days that you'll be talking about for...

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Thursday July 10th

Another phenomenal day on the water. More than 200 common dolphins and ten blue whales, including a juvenile blue whale that was breaching repeatedly in the distance! By the time we caught up to it, the whale seemed to have tuckered out, but we could see the gigantic...

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Wednesday, July 9th

If you were on the Privateer today, you got to experience the best in San Diego whale watching. Today was exceptional in many ways. We had multiple pods of dolphins that were energetic and it seemed they were happy to see us. I'd say we saw at least 1,000 today. We...

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Tuesday, July 8th

We've got the blues, and we're not crying or whining….blue whales---seven on our morning cruise, and six on the afternoon run (plus a couple coastal bottlenose dolphins greeted us as we headed out the Mission Bay channel. Can't beat the weather conditions or the calm...

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Monday, July 7th

Some people aren't too thrilled with Mondays, but not the case on the Privateer today. Five blue whales in the morning, 200 common dolphins, 50 offshore bottlenose dolphins, and five mola molas--all in a row, were observed. The afternoon trip didn't disappoint...

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Sunday, July 6th

The blues were here in full force today! Between our two trips we saw at least 30 of these giants! And if that wasn't enough, each of our trips also saw about 100 common dolphins as well just to spice things up. These blues were actively feeding on krill in the area,...

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Friday, July 4th

Another incredible day on the water! We saw four species of whales today,including bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins,a humpback whale, and several feeding blue whales. Happy 4th of July, everyone!

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Thursday, July 3rd

The blues are back!! We got good looks at a blue whale, especially enjoyed seeing the tail flukes when it took a deep dive…and there were a couple more blues in the general vicinity. From large to small… on the trip in, we saw a massive pod of common...

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Wednesday July 2nd

Another day of dolphins! In the morning we saw a few inshore bottlenose dolphins and 300-400 common dolphins. In the afternoon we found an even larger pod of common dolphins - at least 500 in the bunch.

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